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Sources: Aldridge not impressed by Lakers

Less than 24 hours after meeting with LaMarcus Aldridge, the Lakers are "stunned" to hear that Aldridge was less than impressed by their presentation, a source told ESPN's Ramona Shelburne.

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Sources: Millsap, Hawks pin 3-year, $59M deal

Paul Millsap has decided to return to the Atlanta Hawks, agreeing to a three-year deal worth $59 million that includes a player option after two years, according to league sources.

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Source: Mayweather's May haul at least $220M

Floyd Mayweather will earn almost as much for 36 minutes in the ring in May as Tim Duncan has made in his 18-year career with the San Antonio Spurs ($235 million).

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It's Bobby Bonilla's payday

Bobby Bonilla's buyout when his Mets career ended calls for him to be paid $1,193,248.20 annually on July 1 from 2011-2035.

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Does a Messi goal beat a Rousey armbar?

No. 3 Lionel Messi faces off against No. 6 Ronda Rousey in the ESPYS bracket for Best Play. Vote now and learn more about the nominations at 8 tonight (ESPN2, Watch ESPN).


Angels can't cash in with men in position

The Angels are currently on a stretch of 0-for-22 as a team with runners in scoring position after Efren Navarro stranded David Freese at third base to end the fifth inning. The Yankees lead 1-0 in Anaheim. Watch on ESPN/WatchESPN


Kobe Bryant sends message on Twitter

In the wake of reports that LaMarcus Aldridge was not impressed with the basketball portion of the Lakers' free agency presentation, Kobe Bryant tweeted a not-so-happy meme. Kobe upset with reports?

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Carrasco perfect through 5 innings

Carlos Carrasco has a perfect game going against the Rays. If a Cleveland pitcher being perfect through 5 against the Rays gives you déjà vu, you're not alone. Carrasco is the third straight Indians starter to be perfect through 5. Indians lead 5-0. Follow live


Arash Markazi @ArashMarkazi

Nothing is going to be imminent with these minimum salary guys. Obviously no one rushes to verbally agree to those terms until they have to.

Kevin Negandhi @KNegandhiESPN

If you think the players are getting paid in NBA free agency, just think what the owners are raking in. They don't spend unless they make $$

Arash Markazi @ArashMarkazi

Doc tried hard to sign Kendrick Perkins last season. He chose Cleveland but played sparingly. Doc is still interested.

Rangers, Orioles all even in Baltimore

The Rangers jumped to a 2-0 lead on solo homers from Shin-Soo Choo and Ryan Rua, but the Orioles have chipped away at their deficit to tie the game in the sixth inning after Jimmy Paredes grounded into a fielder's choice. Follow live

Arash Markazi @ArashMarkazi

If you're wondering how Lance Stephenson and Jamal Crawford will work together off the bench, you're not alone.

Signing with Clips a win-win for Pierce

ESPN's Ramona Shelburne: "The Clippers had a great pitch to Paul Pierce. One, you reunite with Doc Rivers, the coach you won a championship with in Boston. And you get to come home for the next three years."


England the aggressor in 2nd half
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England just strung together three straight superb scoring opportunities but couldn't come up with a goal. England-Japan is tied 1-1 late in the 2nd with a trip to the WWC final on the line. Gamecast

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Millsap returning to Hawks

All-Star Paul Millsap has decided to return to the Hawks, agreeing to a three-year deal worth $59 million, according ESPN's Chris Broussard and multiple reports. Millsap turned down a maximum 4-year, $80M deal from the Magic.

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Pierce shifts coasts, joins Clippers

Paul Pierce has agreed to a three-year, $10.6 million deal with the Clippers, according to Marc Stein and multiple reports. The deal will reunite Pierce with his former coach Doc Rivers in L.A. The two won a championship together with the Celtics in 2008.

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Vermette returns to Coyotes

Antoine Vermette signed a two-year deal for $3.75 million per season. Vermette played last season for the Blackhawks and had three game-winning goals in the final two rounds of the playoffs for the champions.

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Sources: Knicks to meet with Robin Lopez

The Knicks plan to meet with free-agent center Robin Lopez in Los Angeles in the coming days, league sources told ESPN. Lopez is one of several big men the Knicks have strong interest in. No center on roster

Gordon triples, Marlins take lead

The Giants briefly held a one-run lead in the third before the Marlins plated three in the bottom of the inning that featured a triple from Dee Gordon, who hit an inside-the-park HR last night. Miami leads 3-1. Follow live

Aldridge not impressed with Lakers

At age 29, LaMarcus Aldridge wanted to hear how he could compete for a championship next season with the Lakers during his meeting with the team. Ultimately, Kobe & Co.'s pitch fell short.


Dave McMenamin @mcten

This looks like a misprint when you read it today: Stephen Curry signed a 4-year, $44 million extension with Golden State in 2012.